Udinese will be welcoming Sampdoria for the Serie A fixture at Fruili on Sunday at 6:30 PM IST. The hosts have acquired the 12th spot with 40 points while the visitors have occupied the ninth position with 46 points.
Udinese played 36 games out of which they won and drew 10 games each while they lost 16 matches, Sampdoria also played as many games, they won 13 and lost 16 matches while seven have ended in a draw.
Udinese will be heading into this fixture on the back of a humiliating defeat against Napoli in Serie A on Wednesday earlier this week. They managed to win just one fixture in their five games.
Sampdoria had a 2-2 draw against Spezia in their last Serie A match on Thursday. They have been inconsistent and were victorious twice in their last five games.
In the head-to-head competition between the two teams, Sampdoria has the upper hand as they won five out of their last five games against Udinese while lost just once. In the last outing between the two teams, Sampdoria came out victorious 2-1.
Ilija Nestorovski, Jayden Braaf, Mato Jajalo, Gerard Deulofeu and Ignacio Pusseto will miss out on Sunday’s game for Udinese.
Sampdoria has no issues regarding injuries and suspensions before they face Udinese and will have a fully fit squad available for selection.